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Re: Does 32-bit arithmetic overflow mean arch incompatibility?

Hi Robin,

On 2021-01-29 23:56, Robin Gustafsson wrote:
> Does the possibility of arithmetic overflow on 32-bit systems mean
> that the software is to be considered incompatible with 32-bit
> architectures?
> A package I'm working on has some test failures on 32-bit due to
> overflows. I only maintain architecture-independent packages and I'm
> not sure how this scenario would usually be treated.

I would say yes. The upstream most likely would confirm that.


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